The Scariest Thing About Raising Daughters

Every morning when we get Abbie out of bed and get her ready for the day, I’m thankful to have a daughter. Every time I feel this newest little girl wiggling away in my tummy, I’m thankful for the chance to have two daughters. Not everyone is so lucky. I grew up the eldest of […]

In the Quiet Moments

Every few months, Abbie changes up her bedtime routine, just slightly. We’ve got a pretty set routine in place, so her changes are usually small and we just roll with them. A different stuffed animal, a different bath toy, doing some of the routine independently. A few weeks ago, she added something simple. For the […]

My Daughter Has Pierced Ears

…and I don’t care what you think about it. Few things get me worked up when it comes to parenting and opinions. I’ve always been firmly in the camp of not caring how you raise your kids as long as they’re happy and healthy. What works for my family may not work for yours, and […]

Girl Mom Box Swap Reveal!

Good morning! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I’m pretty excited today because it’s time to show off what all our fabulous girl moms got in our swap boxes! So, confession. I sent my swap box to Courtney, my co-host… and totally thought I mailed it out in plenty of time… and noticed […]

Girl Mom Box Swap!

I hope you all had an amazing holiday weekend! Andrea and I had lots of fun on our trip (and fingers crossed she becomes a Hokie), but between that, Passover, and Easter, it was a busy weekend for sure. I know lots of people are going to be out there recapping their holiday, but Courtney […]

How to Tell You’re a Girl Mom {Toddler Edition}

  Deciding if you would pierce your daughter’s ears as a baby was a big decision. There’s lots of pink in your house, intentional or not. She is obsessed with shoes. That stash of nail polish in your closet?  It now belongs to her too. Your daughter regularly hands you nail polish to paint her toenails. […]